Entries by 180 Turning Lives Around

The Moms of 180

Recently, a young Mom became quarantined with her abuser during the early weeks of the pandemic. She told us that so many times she had considered running out the front door into her neighborhood for help, but when she looked outside, the streets were empty. Inside her home, the stress of the pandemic, looming unemployment […]

Make A Mother’s Day Special for 180

Dear Friends of 180, As we look forward to celebrating Mother’s Day this coming weekend, we know that thousands of mothers, and mothers-to-be across the country, will spend Mother’s Day in a domestic violence shelter like ours here in Monmouth County. In addition to a safe place to sleep at night, survivors of domestic violence […]

180 Counselors Delivering Needed Assistance and Hope in Partnership With Fulfill

Thank you so very much to our friends at Fulfill for helping 180 provide meals to our food insecure families. Families receiving domestic violence counseling and supportive services through 180’s Keeping Families Together Program are also receiving assistance with meals during this pandemic. In partnership with Fulfill, 180 counselors pick up Crisis Relief Food Boxes […]

Home with your abuser during COVID-19? Read these safety tips. 180 is here for you. 

For help developing a personalized safety plan for you and your children, call our Domestic Violence Hotline at 888-843-9262.  Below is a list of safety recommendations that many domestic violence agencies are sharing with their community in light of COVID-19 and domestic violence: If you or your family members are in immediate danger, call 911 Keep […]

Supporting Survivors: never cancelled.

We will never cancel supporting survivors. Recently we had to cancel our Annual Celebration – our largest fundraising event of the year, but we will never cancel supporting survivors. For over forty years, 180 has been supporting survivors, and the coronavirus is not going to stop us. Our services are needed now more than ever. […]